Medical Malpractice Attorney in Wilkes-Barre
Medical malpractice is the failure of a medical professional to meet the appropriate standard of care for a patient. If you have been injured or a loved one died due to medical malpractice or the medical negligence of a healthcare provider, you need an experienced medical malpractice attorney who can build a case to insure you get the compensation you deserve. Every day in this country, people are injured through the negligence of doctors, nurses, hospitals, surgical centers and medical facilities. When this negligence results in serious injury or death, you have the right to receive compensation for your your losses.
Preventable hospital and other medical errors can leave patients with life-threatening injuries and possibly result in death. The medical malpractice attorneys at Distasio & Kowalski have recovered millions for the victims of medical malpractice in Pennsylvania.
Examples of Medical Malpractice
- Surgical Errors/wrong site surgery
- Anesthesia Errors
- Medication Errors
- Emergency Room Errors
- OB-GYN Errors
- Medical Equipment Errors
- Lab Errors
- Wrongful Death
- Failure to Diagnose
- Birth Injuries
- Hospital Acquired Infection
- Negligent follow-up care
- Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect
When you put your trust in a doctor or healthcare provider you never expect to fall victim to medical negligence that causes you even more harm. If you have been injured through the negligence of a healthcare provider, it is important to learn quickly if you have a medical malpractice claim. There is a statute of limitations for filing medical malpractice claims in Pennsylvania and other states. To learn if you have a claim, contact a medical malpractice attorney at Distasio & Kowalski in Wilkes-Barre to go over the specific facts of your case. We can quickly assess the facts and review your options.
Contact a Medical Malpractice Lawyer in Wilkes-Barre Today
Take your first step to recovery by calling an injury lawyer at Distasio & Kowalski. We must begin today to work toward proving your injuries were the result of a medical professional’s negligence. The attorneys at Distasio & Kowalski have experience handling an array of medical malpractice and negligence cases in Wilkes-Barre, Scranton and throughout Pennsylvania. Whether you experienced a dangerous delay in treatment while waiting extensively in the emergency room or through misdiagnoses, were the victim of a surgical error or contracted a life-threatening infection during you hospital stay, we will fight for you. We will seek compensation for your medical expenses, loss of income and future earnings, pain and suffering, mental distress and more.